KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Iowa State's first three football games will be televised, including the season-opener against Northern Illinois which will kick off at 7 p.m. CST on Thursday, Sept. 2 from Jack Trice Stadium. The season-opener will be telecast on Fox Sports Midwest, Comcast Chicago and Fox Sports Southwest. Additional FSN outlets may also pick up the game.

It was announced previously that the Cyclones game at Iowa (Sept. 11) will be televised on either ABC or ESPN2 at 2:30 p.m. and the Sept. 18 game against Kansas State in Kansas City will be shown by FSN at 11 a.m.

The Cyclones also announced their Sept. 25 contest against Northern Iowa at Jack Trice Stadium will kickoff at 6 p.m.